Lagos State Records Seventh Coronavirus Death

A file photo of Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi. Photo: Twitter- @ProfAkinAbayomi

 

Lagos State has recorded another coronavirus death, bringing the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to seven.

In a statement via social media, the State’s Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi said, Lagos recorded another #COVID19 death; a 63 year old male, Nigerian who had no history of travel or contact with any confirmed case”.

Professor Abayomi, further revealed that as at 14th of April, 2020, 25 new cases of #COVID19 infection was confirmed in Lagos State.

READ ALSO: COVID-19: Our Target Is To Test 2000 Samples Daily In Lagos – NCDC DG

He further stated that the total number of confirmed #COVID19 Lagos cases rose to 217.

According to the health commissioner, eight fully recovered #COVID19 patients (2 females and 6 males) were discharged.

This brings the total number of those discharged in Lagos, to 69.

Soonest Nathaniel

Disqus Comments Loading...

Recent Posts

  • Politics

Why People Think Kyari Was A Cabal In Buhari’s Presidency – Kogi Governor

    Kogi State Governor, Yayaha Bello has paid tributes to the former Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari,…

8 mins ago
  • Crime Watch

Gunmen Kidnap Anglican Priest, Demand N15m Ransom

  Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have kidnapped an Anglican priest, Reverend Anthony Oyi in his farm in issele-Uku, Aniocha…

54 mins ago
  • Coronavirus
  • Local

Just In: Fresh Case Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Bauchi

  A fresh case of the novel coronavirus has been confirmed in Bauchi state after 2 weeks without any new…

1 hour ago
  • Coronavirus
  • Local

COVID-19: NCDC Boss Visits Imo, Worried Over No Records Of Cases In State

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has expressed worry over the yet-to-be-identified case of the COVID-19 pandemic in…

2 hours ago
  • Coronavirus
  • Headlines

Why We Who Attended Kyari’s Funeral Were Barred From Aso Rock – Garba Shehu

  Mr Garba Shehu has reacted to certain reports making the rounds regarding some persons in the Presidency being barred…

3 hours ago
  • Local

It’s Time To Stop Official Impunity, Hypocrisy In Fight Against COVID-19 – Femi Falana

  Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, says it is time for those at the helms of affairs to…

4 hours ago